1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Arisaema Mart.
      1. Arisaema erubescens (Wall.) Schott

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Nepal.

    [CATE]

    CATE Araceae, 17 Dec 2011. araceae.e-monocot.org

    General Description
    Tuber depressed globose, 2–7cm in diam. Cataphylls 3, dark green, with whitish striae or spots, to 55cm, acute at apex. Petiole and peduncle green, smooth, unmarked. Leaf solitary, occasionally 2; petiole to 100 × ca. 2cm, proximal ca. 50cm sheathing into pseudostem; leaf blade radiate; leaflets 18–23, sessile, green abaxially, dull green adaxially, narrowly elliptic or narrowly linear, 16–28cm × 2–20mm, base cuneate, apex long acuminate and caudate, with filiform tail 7–10cm; veins raised abaxially, impressed adaxially; lateral veins numerous, obliquely ascending. Peduncle shorter than petioles, to 75cm, free part ca. 9cm. Spathe green, with indistinct whitish stripes or not; tube cylindric, 6–7 × ca. 1.5cm, auriculate and recurved at throat; limb deep green sometimes with purple margin outside, pale green inside, triangular-ovate, 8–12 × 4–8cm, apex acuminate with long purple filiform tail, arching; tail to 35cm, pendulous. Spadix unisexual; female zone conic, ca. 3.5 × 1.5cm; ovary green, obovoid; stigma sessile, spherical, pilose; male zone cylindric, 4–4.5cm × 4–5mm; synandria dark violet; anthers subsessile, 2 or 3, dehiscent by apical pores. Appendix pale green, cylindric or narrowly conic, ca. 7cm × 2–4mm, with some acute neuter flowers at base. Infructescence nodding. Berries red.
    Phenology
    Fl. Jun–Jul.
    Habitat
    Pinus forests, mixed forests, thickets, grassy slopes, lakesides, between rocks.
    Vernacular
    yi ba san nan xing

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    Distribution

    Arisaema erubescens (Wall.) Schott appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Dec 14, 1995 Griffith, W. [1046], Meghalaya K000400614 Unknown type material
    Dec 14, 1995 Griffith, W. [11], Meghalaya K000400615 Unknown type material
    Halliwell, B. [181], Nepal 41022.000
    McBeath [1080], Nepal 55842.000
    Wallich, N. [8915], Nepal K000202994 Unknown type material
    Wallich, N. [1915], Nepal K000202996 Unknown type material
    Wallich, N. [8915], Nepal K000202995 Unknown type material
    Wallich, N. [8917], Nepal K000202998 Unknown type material
    Wallich, N. [8917], Nepal K000202999 Unknown type material
    Wallich, N. [8917], Nepal K000202997 Unknown type material
    s.coll. [s.n.] K000950292
    Giraldi, P. [16543], Shaanxi K000950279
    Giraldi, P. [16544], Shaanxi K000950280

    First published in H.W.Schott & S.L.Endlicher, Melet. Bot.: 17 (1832)

    Accepted by

    • Ma, Z. & Li, H. (2017). The genus Arisaema (Araceae: Aroideae: Arisaemateae) in China - A taxonomic revision and annotated list of species Aroideana 40: 49-134.
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 23: 1-515. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
    • Gusman, G. & Gusman, L. (2006). The Genus Arisaema. A monograph for botanists and nature lovers, ed. 2: 1-474. A.R.G. Gantner Verlag K.G., Ruggell.
    • Govaerts, R. & Frodin, D.G. (2002). World Checklist and Bibliography of Araceae (and Acoraceae): 1-560. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Gusman, G. & Gusman, L. (2006). The Genus Arisaema. A monograph for botanists and nature lovers, ed. 2: 1-474. A.R.G. Gantner Verlag K.G., Ruggell.

    Sources

    CATE Araceae
    Haigh, A., Clark, B., Reynolds, L., Mayo, S.J., Croat, T.B., Lay, L., Boyce, P.C., Mora, M., Bogner, J., Sellaro, M., Wong, S.Y., Kostelac, C., Grayum, M.H., Keating, R.C., Ruckert, G., Naylor, M.F. and Hay, A., CATE Araceae, 17 Dec 2011.
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    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0